Summit of Baníkov
|Elevation||2,178 m (7,146 ft)|
|Prominence||261 m (856 ft)|
|Location||Žilina Region, Slovakia|
|Parent range||Western Tatras|
The name of the mountain refers to iron ore mining activities from the 18th century. There were attempts to find iron ore under the mountain slopes but ended with no success. Baník means "miner" in Slovak language.